Thames Valley Neighbourhood Police Report

Here is the latest report from our local PCSO Ange O’Connell:

Thames Valley Neighbourhood Police’s Report

This month we have had an increase in burglaries from three in Farnham Common, two in
Burnham and two in Taplow.
The NH teams are carrying out targeted patrols in these locations and also giving out crime
reduction advice at local events.

Now that the darker nights are drawing in please remember to;
 Cut back your shrubs and hedges to aid visibility
 Set timer switches to turn your lights on when away or coming home after
 Avoid leaving valuables in plain view e.g. laptops and tablets
 Set any house alarms
 Lock side gates to prevent access to the rear of your property
 Keep any tools and ladders stored safely away in a locked garage
 Don’t advertise that you are away and that your home is empty, by ‘checking
in’ or posting your holiday snaps on social media
 Resist uploading any holiday pictures to social media until you have returned
 Don’t leave windows open at the front of your property when you are in the

Theft from motor Vehicles
We have seen a decrease in theft from vehicles with none reported in the Farnham’s area,
one report in Burnham and two in Taplow/Dorney
The team are continuing to patrol the car parks at these locations and identifying vehicles
with valuables on display and sending the owners a letter to remind them to keep out of

Theft of motor Vehicles
This month we have had one reported in the Burnham area, none in Farnham Common and
a one report for Taplow/Dorney.

Have Your Say
This month we will be holding two have your say events for the local community to pop down
and have a chat. We will also have a selection of crime reduction advice to give away.

29 th September between 10-12 at Burnham Library
30 th September between 10-11am at Farnham Common Library

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